Expansys was set up by a group of mobile software developers and technicians in Manchester in 1997, and quickly gained a reputation for both an in-depth knowledge of the industry and being the first to bring the latest products to a tech-savvy audience. The company has since grown to sell a range of 30,000 products to customers in over 100 countries, with over two million visitors every month to its 60 websites in 16 languages.
Mobile Fun puts its success down to responding to what its customers want with its extensive range of the latest accessories, teamed with world-class customer service. The Birmingham-based company was launched in 2000 and has dedicated websites around the world (eg. MobileFun.de in Germany and MobileFun.fr in France). The main Mobilefun.co.uk website receives over one million visits and 33,000 orders per month.
MyTrendyPhone was established in 2003 and has since extended its product range to include mobile phones, music players, consoles, iPads and laptop accessories. With a team of 90 employees in different countries, it now runs 10 online shops throughout Europe.